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Klobuchar Urges Federal Ban on Deadly Synthetic Drugs

February 19, 2012 in WDAZ

MOORHEAD Although banned in states like North Dakota and Minnesota, synthetic marijuana and similar substances are increasingly falling into the hands of young people, sometimes with deadly consequences, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said Sunday at a panel discussion here. Continue Reading

SD doc says fake pot can make users ‘delusional’

December 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Dr. Patrick Tibbles says about one person per day comes to the Rapid City Regional Hospital showing signs of synthetic drug use. Continue Reading

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Synthetic Marijuana Use Spikes in Midwest but Not in Grand Forks

December 15, 2011 in WDAZ

GRAND FORKS, ND (WDAZ-TV) – The most popular place for teens to use synthetic marijuana is in the Midwest. One in nine high school seniors have used the drug in the past year but here in Grand Forks, the use is down. Continue Reading

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Police Raid Duluth Head Shop For Designer Drugs

September 21, 2011 in WDAZ

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) Police on Wednesday raided a Duluth head shop that sells synthetic marijuana and other designer drugs.
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Duluth seller of fake pot to drop case against city

June 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Last Place on Earth has agreed to drop its suit against Duluth, according the city attorney’s office. The local head shop had sought to overturn an ordinance banning the sale or possession of synthetic marijuana products in city limits. Continue Reading

Minn. House votes to outlaw synthetic marijuana

February 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota House overwhelmingly voted Thursday to put a stop to “a new phenomenon” that law enforcement officials call dangerous. Continue Reading

Federal judge won’t stop DEA ban on ‘fake pot’

January 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A federal judge has rejected an attempt by Minnesota businesses to stop the government from cracking down on synthetic marijuana. Continue Reading

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Minnesota House committee backs outlawing fake pot

January 20, 2011 in INFORUM

Bill would make selling, possessing illegal

ST. PAUL It is sold as incense, but synthetic marijuana could be more dangerous than plant marijuana, a Minnesota House committee learned Thursday before voting unanimously to make possessing or selling it illegal.
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Mother’s Music reports robbery

December 1, 2010 in INFORUM

Synthetic pot, cash stolen at gunpoint

The owner of Mother’s Music in Moorhead told police he was held at gunpoint as at least one robber stole cash and synthetic marijuana from the store Tuesday night. Continue Reading

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US moves to make synthetic marijuana illegal

November 24, 2010 in INFORUM

WASHINGTON Cracking down on fake pot, the government moved Wednesday to outlaw five chemicals used in herbal blends to make the synthetic marijuana sold in head shops and on the Internet to a growing number of teens and young adults. Continue Reading

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